Trump launches fresh attack on Attorney General Jeff Sessions

Both were indicted on separate charges last month: Duncan Hunter of California on charges that included spending campaign funds for personal expenses, and Chris Collins of NY on insider trading . Collins has suspended his re-election campaign,... More..

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Woman with baby leads police on high-speed chase before crashing
by | Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Woman with baby leads police on high-speed chase before crashing

A woman in Texas took off from police and led them on a 100 miles per hour chase with a baby in the back seat of the auto. In the video , the woman can then be seen getting out of the SUV and running from po...More..

Mystery around Australian Instagram model Sinead McNamara's death deepens
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Mystery around Australian Instagram model Sinead McNamara's death deepens

Sinead McNamara died last Friday after an incident on a superyacht in Greece . Just days before, the Instagram influencer who has more than 22,000 followers said she had been "jet skiing around the most l...More..

Ivanka Trump attends McCain funeral after the president wasn't invited
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Ivanka Trump attends McCain funeral after the president wasn't invited

As buses filled with people - some labeled with signs "Honoring Senator John McCain" - passed by, Stacy Cole, 45, her daughter Bianca Elliot, 15, and friend Nancy McCamish, 54, gleefully waved their flags n...More..

Missing, 13 Injured After 2 Boats Collide On Colorado River
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Missing, 13 Injured After 2 Boats Collide On Colorado River

The recreational boats - one carrying 10 people and another with six people on board-collided Saturday in Moabi Regional Park as darkness was falling on a rushing river crowded with holiday weekend boaters, mak...More..

Myanmar rejects United Nations findings in Rohingya genocide report
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Myanmar rejects United Nations findings in Rohingya genocide report

The 117-page " Myanmar Politics and the Tatmadaw: Part I" relates the army's narrative of August past year, when some 700,000 Rohingya fled Rakhine to Bangladesh, according to United Nations agencies, trig...More..

British envoy says Myanmar case hurt rule of law
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

British envoy says Myanmar case hurt rule of law

They had been arrested last December while carrying official documents given to them by police. Yangon-based Myanmar journalists, therefore, believe it likely that Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo will be released b...More..

Amber Alert issued for missing 2-year-old from Pinellas County
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Amber Alert issued for missing 2-year-old from Pinellas County

An Amber Alert has been issued for Phoenix Dickens. Inside the auto, Jordans mother said she was knocked unconscious by the man, who may be named Antwan, police said. Police believe he is now driving an aqua gr...More..

Momentum calls for selection shake-up to create ‘new generation of Labour MPs’
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Momentum calls for selection shake-up to create ‘new generation of Labour MPs’

Mr Brown told a gathering of Jewish Labour activists that the party must "unanimously, unequivocally and immediately" adopt the internationally agreed definition of antisemitism to begin repairing the damage ...More..

2 women get 6 cane strokes for lesbianism
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

2 women get 6 cane strokes for lesbianism

The country operates a dual-track legal system and Islamic courts can handle religious and family matters for Muslim citizens, as well as cases such as adultery. In Terengganu , where the women were caned, l...More..

Trump administration withholds 100K Kavanaugh pages
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Trump administration withholds 100K Kavanaugh pages

Kavanaugh worked for independent counsel Ken Starr during the investigation of Bill Clinton but has questioned the extent to which sitting presidents can be investigated. "But it happened because we were so ...More..

Erdogan calls US ‘wild wolves’, vows to abandon dollar in trade
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Erdogan calls US ‘wild wolves’, vows to abandon dollar in trade

The Trump administration cranked up economic pressure last month on Erdoğan in an effort to free Andrew Brunson, an American pastor detained in Turkey since 2016. We will not give up. "We will be victorio...More..

Duterte jokes about rape again, Philippine women aren't laughing
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Duterte jokes about rape again, Philippine women aren't laughing

Duterte made the statement in Mandaue City on Thursday night, August 30 - his take on his hometown's high incidence of rape. Women's rights advocates and the administration's critics pounced on the President ...More..

Labor boss Trumka says any new NAFTA deal must include Canada
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Labor boss Trumka says any new NAFTA deal must include Canada

According to the Toronto Star: "In a remark he did not want published, U.S. President Donald Trump said that a possible NAFTA deal with Canada would be 'totally on our terms, ' according to a source". "W...More..

by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Massive Explosions at Damascus Military Airport

State media on Sunday cited a military source as saying there was no "Israeli aggression" directed at the airbase and mentioned no casualties. Syrian pro-government media initially blamed the blasts on Israel...More..

by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Canada trade talks to resume after odd turn for the worse

But under US trade rules, the USA team doesn't have to make public the text of the revamped agreement for 30 additional days, buying more time to reach a deal with the Canadians. Trump grumbled about Canada o...More..

China's Xi looks to Africa to counter criticism of aid efforts
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

China's Xi looks to Africa to counter criticism of aid efforts

The summit aims to build a closer China-Africa community with a shared future, further dovetail China's Belt and Road Initiative with African development, set a new path for a higher level of China-Africa coo...More..

Bobi Wine, Zaake Intercepted at Entebbe Airport, Admitted at Kiruddu
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Bobi Wine, Zaake Intercepted at Entebbe Airport, Admitted at Kiruddu

On demands by the police to have Bobi Wine and Zaake subjected to medical tests in a government facility, Ms Kyagulanyi vehemently downplayed it arguing that the people who inflicted pain on his husband, cannot...More..

Rio's 200 year old National Museum hit by massive fire
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Rio's 200 year old National Museum hit by massive fire

Brazil's President Michel Temer said in a tweet that it was a "sad day for all Brazilians", adding: "The value of our history can not be measured by the damage to the building". The museum, which is part of th...More..

Myanmar jails two Reuters journalists for 7 years over Rohingya reporting
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Myanmar jails two Reuters journalists for 7 years over Rohingya reporting

As they were led to the waiting prison van the handcuffed pair, both Myanmar nationals, gave brief but defiant statements on the court steps. "The United Nations has consistently called for the release of...More..

Reports Of Gun Fire At Del Mar Racetrack In California
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Reports Of Gun Fire At Del Mar Racetrack In California

Sheriff's deputies received reports of gunfire at the fairgrounds at around 7 p.m. The Sheriff's department confirms a deputy shot a suspect, but did not immediately comment on the events leading up to the sh...More..

2 injured in Amsterdam stabbing
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

2 injured in Amsterdam stabbing

Police spokesman Rob van der Veen said the violence happened shortly after noon. Earlier Saturday, the USA ambassador to the Netherlands confirmed that the two people injured Friday were Americans visiting ...More..

by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Rights group says strike on bus in Yemen is ‘apparent war crime’

On Saturday, the coalition said it had reviewed the findings of its internal investigative body, the Joint Incidents Assessments Team (JIAT), and accepted that mistakes were made. Fifty-six children were also a...More..

Woman smashes windows, runs over bus driver in DC road rage incident
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Woman smashes windows, runs over bus driver in DC road rage incident

The video shows her taking a vehicle jack from her trunk and using it to repeatedly hit the side windows of the bus and the side mirror. The woman then attempts to run over the bus driver numerous times before ...More..

McCain tributes echo with criticism of Trump
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

McCain tributes echo with criticism of Trump

His silence prompted a stare from spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders , who must have been urging him telepathically that McCain, like Trump, was a Republican. Trump jokingly said Sanders was "having a nervous ...More..

Brazil’s top electoral court votes down former president Lula da Silva’s candidacy
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Brazil’s top electoral court votes down former president Lula da Silva’s candidacy

A majority of Brazil's top electoral court shot down late Friday the candidacy of popular leftist Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva in the country's upcoming presidential vote, telling the jailed former leader he c...More..

United States military to cancel over $300 million in aid to Pakistan
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

United States military to cancel over $300 million in aid to Pakistan

The US military is seeking to reallocate US$300 million in assistance to Pakistan due to Islamabad's lack of "decisive actions" in support of regional American strategy, the Pentagon said Saturday. A Pakistani ...More..

by | Monday, September 03, 2018

'Rest In Peace gorgeous': Australian Instagram model dies in Greece

A person on the port noticed the woman at the back on the yacht at dawn Friday and called the police. Reports indicate she died on Thursday, but her death was confirmed today. McNamara, who was described as an ...More..

Trump idea on regulating Google 'unfathomable'
by | Monday, September 03, 2018

Trump idea on regulating Google 'unfathomable'

Still, there's an easy way to judge whether Google has, in fact, cleverly rigged its search engine to elevate bad news about the president over the hosannas of a grateful nation. But according to the former pre...More..

Nigeria, China to sign $328m agreement on ICT - Presidency
by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

Nigeria, China to sign $328m agreement on ICT - Presidency

The forum on China-Africa cooperation was established in 2000 as a multilateral platform for exchange and cooperation between the Asian giant and African countries. While there are risks that other countries wo...More..

by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

United States military to scrap $300 million in aid to Pakistan

Some analysts warn there may be no real way to pressure Islamabad and say a suspension in aid could see the USA lose crucial influence over Pakistan which will instead look to other countries for support, parti...More..

Patten sought tickets to Trump inauguration for Ukrainian oligarch, prosecutors say
by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

Patten sought tickets to Trump inauguration for Ukrainian oligarch, prosecutors say

Political operative W. Samuel Patten, who was charged Friday with acting as an unregistered foreign agent for Ukrainians, has an extensive résumé that includes ties to other individuals caught up in special cou...More..

by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

Donald Trump Threatens To Exclude Canada From New NAFTA Deal

In a second tweet Saturday, Trump suggested that the United States would be better off with no trade agreement than with a flawed NAFTA deal. Tense trade talks between the USA and Canada broke off Frida...More..

Aung San Suu Kyi won’t lose Nobel prize despite Rohingya killings
by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

Aung San Suu Kyi won’t lose Nobel prize despite Rohingya killings

If the key to lifting the Rohingya people out of their woes really lies in Bangladesh like she said, how can the Dhaka government help in relation to the issue? According to United Nations investigators, My...More..

Bobi Wine cleared to travel for treatment
by | Sunday, September 02, 2018

Bobi Wine cleared to travel for treatment

The Police however stated that the move to arrest the MP was to ensure he had been examined after they learnt he had meant to depart from the country through Entebbe International Airport. The legislator's arre...More..